"Robert, Robert, Robert!", to call out to him, his followers are demanding. But Robert Biedron holds the voltage until the very end. The name of his new party, he does not want to reveal yet. First, he presents his program. "We want tolerance and equality for all citizens," he says. "We want a state, in which citizens can trust," he continues, to great applause.
For months now, speculation in Poland about how the former mayor of Slupsk (Stolp) would call his new party. "I love Poland!", was considered the favorite. Since Sunday evening it is now clear that the new left party is hot on the Polish sky "Wiosna" (spring). "The year long Winter, the social coldness, the Polish-Polish war between the two old gentlemen (Kaczynski and Tusk) must have an end - we want spring!", calls Biedron during a one-hour presentation about 3,000 enthusiastic supporters in Warsaw.
He presents himself as the new Polish Leader
The well-known equality activist, staged in the Warsaw concert hall "Torwar" as the new Polish Leader, the can break the deeply polarized political landscape. The Ex-the Deputy of the left-liberal "Palikot"movement from his new movement as an extra-parliamentary Anti-Establishment party, which, in contrast to Jaroslaw Kaczynski's law, the national ruling party "law and justice" (PiS) and liberal opposition party civic platform (PO) of the current EU Council presidency representative, Donald Tusk, genuine European values such as tolerance, political dialogue and free choice of partner.
values, one of which is in Poland already for a long time no longer speak
With the EU - and Poland-flags cheer to equipped mostly young followers and supporters of the 42-year-old who is taking a bath on a lot of pre-built stage, so to speak, in the crowd. Also a few rainbow flags. Biedron presented at the founding Congress of his "spring party" values, to speak of which in Poland already for a long time, no one has dared. And he does it in a gender-neutral speech that speaks to both the gentlemen as the ladies, which sounds in Polish it would be quite difficult. So he calls for the full liberalisation of abortion up to the twelfth week of pregnancy, Gay marriage, but also sex Education in school – which is today in Poland, no matter of course - as well as a strict separation of Church and state. Robert Biedron promises to great applause, and a coal phase-out by the year 2035 and a widening of the already under the right-wing populist Kaczynski party PiS-developed social services. So minimum wage and minimum pensions would be massively raised.
commitment to Gay and lesbian rights
As a gay Atheist Biedron embodies with his life style and his Beliefs, the very opposite of today's successful PiS, the enjoys in the polls in spite of the real estate scandal to party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski is still almost 40% support if the parliamentary elections would be the end of January, and not only in the autumn take place. In the process, Biedron is, of all things, in the PiS-high-castle Podkarpackie (sub-Carpathia), in the small town of Krosno, grew up. After primary school he attended, first, that there is a hotel school and later in poznań and Warsaw, political studies. In 2001, he joined the post-Communist left Democrats (SLD). Biedron is committed to Gay and lesbian rights, equal rights, animal rights and local self-government. Since 2002, the politicians lives with his life partner, Krzysztof.